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Chamber Music Society Broadcast Cancelled

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Tonight's live broadcast of the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center from Central Park has been called off due to the bad weather.

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Listen: Naughton Sisters Play a Concert for Two Pianos in Central Park

Tuesday, August 05, 2014

Hear the piano duo of Christina and Michelle Naughton play a concert at the Naumburg Bandshell in Central Park.

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Why Parks Concerts Are No Picnic for Musicians

Wednesday, July 09, 2014

Outdoor summer concerts present many hazards: relentless mosquitoes, noisy airplanes, chatty audiences, and stages baked by the afternoon sun. In this podcast, hear stories from the trenches.

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Seven Stunning Photos of Outdoor Concerts This Summer

Tuesday, July 08, 2014

A portfolio of photographs offers a unique perspective on the classical music scene as it's played out in different corners of the world.

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Share Your Summer Music Moments and Memories

Friday, June 27, 2014

Are you seeing—or playing in—any concerts this summer? Or maybe just taking classical music along with you to the beach or on vacation? Whether you’re at a concert in Central Park or gardening or grilling while listening to classical music, please share your summer music memories and moments.

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Listen: The Knights Open 2014 Naumburg Concerts

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Listen to the archived broadcast of The Knights playing works by Ives, Boccherini, Andrew Norman and Mozart at the Naumburg Bandshell in Central Park.

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Top Five Most Scenic Music Festivals in North America

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

This summer, millions of travelers will head to North America's most spectacular destinations, and more than a few will be bringing their instruments. Here are five scenic standouts.

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Map: 15 New York-Area Summer Music Festivals for 2014

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Summer festival season is finally upon us. Consult our lawn-by-lawn guide to the tristate region's top offerings.

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